As a member of the original Lyft team, Emily Castor has been at the forefront of ridesharing policy since the birth of the industry. Learn more about her work at Lyft and insights on how rideshaing will impact our world.
By Paul Mackie, Mobility Lab
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is renowned for helping people lead healthy, productive lives. And at its headquarters in Seattle, the foundation encourages its employees to adopt healthy transportation and commuting habits.
Sharon Masterson, Corporate Partnership Board, International Transport Forum
Necessity is the mother of invention – or is it? It could be argued that the time-honoured adage only holds when we know what we want or need. But what if we don’t? “If I had asked people what they wanted”, Henry Ford famously quipped, “they would have said ‘faster horses’.”
McKinsey Quarterly (October 2014)
Automobiles are a force for change. Over the past half century, their very success has generated pollution and congestion while straining the supply of global resources. The rapid surge of emerging markets, particularly China, has heightened these dynamics.